Woman arrested in North Las Vegas double murder
A suspect is in custody after a shooting that left two dead and two injured in North Las Vegas on Thursday.Photo: Video by ktnv.com
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- A suspect is in custody after a shooting that left two dead and two injured in North Las Vegas on Thursday.
Police arrested 31-year-old Ivonne Cabrera on Friday morning. She was booked at the North Las Vegas Detention Center facing several charges including two counts of murder with a deadly weapon.
Investigators believe a second gunman, known only by the name "Smokey," is still at large. He is described as a Hispanic male, about 5-feet 6-inches tall, 130 pounds and in his mid-to-late 20s. Police say he may be armed and dangerous.
The shooting happened early Thursday morning at a residence in the 2000 block of Weber Street, near Civic Center and Lake Mead.
Authorities say the two surviving victims are improving.
The Clark County Coroner's Office has not yet identified the victims who died.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 385-5555.